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Collapsed building wreaks havoc on neighboring EMS headquarters

Members of the volunteer corps. were forced out when melting snow fell fell from the condemned building fell onto the ambulance garage

NY Daily News

WOODHAVEN, N.Y. — When it rains, it really pours on the Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps.

The group was forced to shut its doors last weekend after its headquarters got doused by melting snow from a neglected, partially-collapsed building next door.

“I heard a crack, like breaking wood,” said Kathy Sexton Dalby, the corps president, who was in the building on Saturday afternoon. “I got out, I just left. In almost 25 years I have never been afraid to be in that building.”

Read full storyWoodhaven-Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps still being tormented by neighboring eyesore

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Ian R Frankel Ian R Frankel Saturday, March 01, 2014 11:39:44 AM Got any good news, EMS1 is turning into the National Enquirer. Man bites fireman, Taco eaters? What going on here!!!!

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